The Road to Leadership
Repository Posting Date2017-09-25T18:55:42Z
Author(s)Huston, Carol L.
Author DetailsCarol L. Huston, DPA, MSN, RN, FAAN - Carol Huston is a Professor Emeriti at California State University, Chico School of Nursing, teaching half time. She was named the 2008/2009 Outstanding Professor for CSUC. She served as the 2007-2009 President of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing and is a fellow in the American Academy of Nursing. Dr. Huston is the author of six books on leadership, management, and professional issues in nursing (19 editions total) and publishes widely in leading professional journals. Her co-authored book "Leadership Roles and Management Functions in Nursing" has been translated into four languages and "Management Decision Making for Nurses" was an AJN book of the year. Dr. Huston is a frequent speaker at nursing conferences and has keynoted more than 300 presentations worldwide. Her research interests include critical thinking, outcomes measurement, quality health care, and empowerment of the nursing profession.
Lead Author Sigma AffliationKappa Omicron
Other Title(s)SPECIAL SESSION: The Road to Leadership
This presentation seeks to foster the development of leadership skills in nurses and to increase self-confidence in their ability to lead. Nine leadership lessons are presented as well as stories of success and frustration from the presenter's own leadership journey.